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Vermont whitewater, Winhall River

Windham Bennington county, Grahamville School Road to Winhall Campgrounds section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS III+     4.5 miles
There is not been a Grahamville school road for at least 40+ years. Your put in on the winhall river is On Kendall Farm Road. Says Marianne stone

The wonderful Vermont scenery and the sparkling of the sunlight on the water will make you feel great. The put-in location is a short drive from Bennington, please print out a copy of the road map further down the page so you won’t get lost. If you'll be staying in a hotel you're in luck,
    lodging is available very near the river, but you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill up quick. Getting some good exercise and just being out on the river for a while will make you glad you came. The campgrounds
here at Winhall River are pretty good. Whether you're whitewater rafting or kayaking around here you'll find a large number of good places. This is one of a small number of paddling sections in this river system, there are a few others too. On this section you do get some distance, good for a one day paddling trip. Whitewater rafting and kayaking spots in Vermont are easier than the national norm, so if you're not from around here don't forget  
that lots of rivers in this state are good for beginners. The wild scenery of the Green Mountains is great. The Grahamville School Road to Winhall Campgrounds section of Winhall River in Vermont is 4.5 miles long and is rated by American Whitewater as a class III+ section.

Briefly about the general area:
Nearby French Hollow is a tremendous site to go if you're at Winhall River, and going for a hike on the Overlook Trail is always a great adventure. All the outdoors exciting things in the Green Mountains will keep you coming back again and again. There's a good forest right next door to Winhall River called Winhall Town Forest, and nearby you locate the Hamilton Falls Trail which is a pleasant hiking trail.

Winhall River, Grahamville School Road to Winhall Campgrounds road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


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These outdoors activities are available near Winhall River.
 Whitewater Near Winhall River:
West River, Windham County, 4 miles away
      Class II - 3.2 miles long (Salmon Hole to Route 100)
Winhall River, Windham / Bennington County, 4 miles away
      Class III+ - 4.5 miles long (Grahamville School Road to Winhall Campgrounds)
Ball Mountain Brook, Windham County, 4 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.5 miles long (Metcalf Road to Jamaica State Park)
West River, Windham County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Londonderry rapids)
Wardsboro Brook, Windham County, 7 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.5 miles long (North Wardsboro to West River)
Deerfield River - East Branch, -blank- County, 11 miles away
      Class I-II - 6 miles long (Somerset Reservoir to Searsburg Reservoir)
Big Branch, Rutland County, 12 miles away
      Class V - 2.6 miles long (Mt. Tabor to Appalachian Trail)
Battenkill River, Bennington County, 14 miles away
      Class -blank- - 11 miles long (Manchester to NY border)
Deerfield River, Windham County, 14 miles away
      Class III - 4.5 miles long (Searsburg Dam to Harriman Reservoir)
Rock River, Windham County, 15 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.3 miles long (South Newfane to West River)
 Ski Areas Near Winhall River:
Stratton, Vermont , 4 miles away, 2003 foot drop, 16 lifts, 90 runs
Magic Mountain, Vermont , 6 miles away, 1700 foot drop, 4 lifts, 40 runs
Bromley Mountain, Vermont , 6 miles away, 1334 foot drop, 10 lifts, 45 runs
Snow Valley, Vermont , 8 miles away, 700 foot drop, 1 lifts, 7 runs
Mount Snow, Vermont , 10 miles away, 1700 foot drop, 20 lifts, 80 runs
Haystack, Vermont , 12 miles away, 1160 foot drop, 23 lifts, 145 runs
Okemo, Vermont , 16 miles away, 2210 foot drop, 19 lifts, 119 runs
Killington, Vermont , 24 miles away, 3050 foot drop, 30 lifts, 141 runs
Living Memorial Park, Vermont , 24 miles away, 204 foot drop, 1 lifts, 1 runs
Pico Mountain, Vermont , 26 miles away, 1967 foot drop, 6 lifts, 48 runs
 Hotels Near Winhall River:
Stratton Mountain Resort, Stratton Mountain , 3 miles away
Mt Snow Grand Summit Resort, West Dover , 9 miles away
Snow Goose Inn, West Dover , 10 miles away
Mount Snow Condominiums, West Dover , 10 miles away
Laylas Riverside Lodge, West Dover , 11 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Winhall River:
Winhall Brook, South Londonderry, 3 miles away
Winhall Brook - Ball Mountain Lake, -blank-, 3 miles away
Hapgood Pond, Bondville, 6 miles away
 Trails Near Winhall River:
Hamilton Falls Trail, Windham , 6 miles away
Overlook Trail, Windham , 6 miles away
Railroad Bed Trail, Windham , 7 miles away
Little Michigan Trail, Bennington , 7 miles away
Jones Brook Trail, Bennington , 8 miles away
 Public Lands Near Winhall River:
Jamaica State Park, Vermont , 7 miles away
Emerald Lake State Park, Vermont , 13 miles away
Molly Stark State Park, Vermont , 15 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Winhall River:
Sitzmark Country Club, Wilmington , 9 miles away
Tater Hill Golf Club, Chester , 10 miles away
Manchester Country Club, Manchester Center , 12 miles away
 Lakes Near Winhall River
Emerald Lake, Bennington , 12 miles away
Wallingford Pond, Rutland , 14 miles away
Searsburg Reservoir, Bennington , 14 miles away

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